Stevian Simmonds

Alleged gangster shot and killed by cronies in Montego Bay.

There was mayhem and pandemonium in the western city of Montego Bay this morning as gunmen, in a brazen daylight attack, shot and killed a man the police say was a...

Police investigating allegations of sexual assault in Lawrence Tavern.

The police say they’ve launched an investigation into reports that a so called ‘don’ is preying on teenage girls in Lawrence Tavern, West Rural St....

Prime Minister, Andrew Holness, says crime is testing his leadership.

Prime Minister, Andrew Holness, is admitting that crime is testing his leadership. This amid a 19-percent increase in murders since January, compared to last year. The...

Police have ‘good idea’ who’s behind Hanover quadruple murder.

Commissioner Quallo is committing to bring to justice those responsible for the quadruple murder in Hanover yesterday. He says the police have a ‘good idea’...

UCASE gives JUTC four days to reinstate dismissed employees.

A leading trade union is giving the state-owned bus company, Jamaica Urban Transit Company, JUTC, four more days to say whether 12 female employees who it says were...

JA AIDS Support wants prostitution legal.

The Jamaica AIDS Support for Life is again lobbying for the legalisation of prostitution. It’s against the law to engage in prostitution, to solicit prostitutes,...

NSWMA managing smoke at garbage disposal site in Portland.

The authorities are moving to manage lingering smoke at the Doctor’s Wood Disposal site in Portland. This, following a fire at the site on Tuesday. Executive...

99% of GSAT students placed in High Schools.

Ninety-five -percent of students, who sat the Grade Six Achievement Test, GSAT, have been placed in a school of their choice. That’s according to Education...

T&T Foreign Minister, Dennis Moses, sends ‘forceful’ letter to Jamaican counterpart, Kamina Johnson-Smith.

Trinidad and Tobago’s Foreign Minister, Dennis Moses, says he’s has sent a ‘forceful’ letter to Jamaica’s Foreign Affairs Minister, Kamina...

Govt. distance themselves from a proposal by Councilor that the Municipal Corporation should ask extortionists to collect market fees.

Both central and local governments are this afternoon declaring their stance against extortion amid concerns sparked by a Councillor of the Kingston and St. Andrew...